Paul Hinkle, Ben Garner Win Easily


Paul Hinkle of Costa Mesa, who had a five-shot lead after two rounds, shot a two-over-par 73 Thursday and cruised to a four-stroke victory in the Samuel Levestson Memorial golf tournament in New Seabury, Mass.

Rob Bradley of Milford, N.J., was second at 220.

Ben Garner of El Toro won the boys’ 13-14 division, shooting a four-over 74 in the final round for a six-stroke victory. Danny Duffy of Washington Crossing, Pa., the first-day leader, finished second with a 222 total.